Facts & Figures
UCD Earth Institute is Ireland’s largest and most influential centre of excellence focusing on the earth and environmental sciences.
The Institute was created to provide evidence-based research that would contribute to a greater understanding of climate and environmental challenges facing the global community, and in doing so, to help inform and influence the development of technology and policy-based solutions to these problems.
Find out more about us and our work in this short UCD Earth Institute Video.
The Institute represents a vital opportunity to lead Ireland’s research responses to these global challenges and to influence public debate and government policy on related issues.
The UCD Earth Institute is home to:
70 Principal Investigators and their teams of researchers
6 awardees of prestigiousEuropean Research Council funding
Unique technologies and items of equipment e.g.:
Principal Investigators involved in conceptualizingand influencing significant Irish and European policies, e.g.: